Jack Thompson

Jack Thompson

  • Born on
    • August 31st, 1940
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jack Thompson, AM (born 31 August 1940) is an Australian actor and one of the major figures of Australian cinema. He was educated at the University of Queensland, before embarking on his acting career. In 2002, he was made an honorary member of the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS). He is best known as a lead actor in several acclaimed Australian films including such classics as Wake in Fright (1971), Sunday Too Far Away (1975), The Man from Snowy River (1982) and Breaker Morant (1980). He won Cannes and AFI acting awards for the latter film. He was the recipient of a Living Legend Award at the 2005 Inside Film Awards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Thompson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Acting (46 Credits)

2020High Ground as Moran
2020Never Too Late as Angus Wilson
2018Swinging Safari as Mayor
2017Blue World Order as Harris
2016The Light Between Oceans as Ralph Addicott
2015Ruben Guthrie as Peter Guthrie
2013Around the Block as Mr. O'Donnell
2013Mystery Road as Charlie Murray
2013The Great Gatsby as Dr. Walter Perkins
2010Don't Be Afraid of the Dark as Harris
2009Mao's Last Dancer as US Federal Judge
2008Leatherheads as Harvey
2008Australia as Kipling Flynn
2008Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!
2007December Boys as Bandy
2006The Good German as Congressman Breimer
2005Man-Thing as Frederic Schist
2005Feed as Richard
2004The Assassination of Richard Nixon as Jack Jones
2004Oyster Farmer as Skippy
2004Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
2002Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones as Cliegg Lars
2001South Pacific as Captain George Brackett
2001Original Sin as Alan Jordan
2000The Magic Pudding as Buncle (voice)
1997Excess Baggage as Alexander
1997Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil as Sonny Seiler
1996Last Dance as The Governor
1996The Thorn Birds: The Missing Years as The Judge
1996Broken Arrow as Chairman, Joint Chief of Staff
1994The Sum of Us as Harry Mitchell
1993A Far Off Place as John Ricketts
1992Wind as Jack Neville
1992Deception as Ed, Feed the World Foundation Manager
1986Short Circuit as Party Guest
1985Flesh+Blood as Hawkwood
1983Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence as Hicksley
1982The Man from Snowy River as Clancy
1982A Woman Called Golda as Ariel
1980The Club as Laurie Holden
1980Breaker Morant as Major J.F. Thomas
1980The Earthling as Ross Daley
1978The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith as Rev. Neville
1976Mad Dog Morgan as Detective Manwaring
1975Sunday Too Far Away as Foley
1971Wake in Fright as Dick


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